Looking for a testosterone-filled vacation? Then head to Phuket! More than just a beach destination, the Pearl of the Andaman plays host to a variety of activities that can bring out the man in you. Here is a rundown of the top 10 things to do in Phuket for men
Although there are no monster waves in the island, its west coast has become a prime surf destination amongst many people. Make sure to ride the great waves at the beaches of Karon, Kamala, Kalim and Bang Tao. Its one of the best things to do in Phuket for Men.
Go Wakeboarding/ Wake surfing
Learn how to wakeboard and wake surf at the Phuket Wake Park. Located near Kathu Falls, this artificial lake is a great place for a man search of some thrills and spills.
Go Bungee Jumping
Get a natural high (literally) by visiting Jungle Bungee Jump in Phuket. Surrounded by dense forest, this camp features a 50-meter plummet to the river below.
Enjoy a bird’s eye view of the beautiful island by going on a fun parasailing trip. Offered in the beaches of Patong and Kata, this brief 5-minute trip is a must-do for every man.
Are you a nature-loving man? Then it is a must that you engage in Phuket’s jungle trekking trips. Make sure to hike through the challenging landscapes of Khao Phra Thaew National Park, the island’s last virgin forest.
Brave the wild Andaman Sea by booking a diving trip in Phuket. Swim the notorious Burma banks and you just might get up close and personal with a school of nurse sharks.
Itching to have a swing? You can do just that at any of Phuket’s six golf courses. Play a full game at the 18-hole Phunaka Golf Course, or swing to the sights of the Andaman Sea at the Mission Hills Golf Resort.
Enroll in Thai Boxing Classes
If you are man in search of the ultimate physical challenge, then why not enroll in Thai Boxing classes? There’s beginner and intermediate classes, and professional lessons for experts.
Eat Deep Fried Insects
While there are many good activities for a man vacationing in Phuket, the true measure of manhood often comes with the challenge of eating deep fried insects. Show what you are really made of by feasting on fried crickets, giant water bugs and grasshoppers. Yum yum!
Party All Night!
What’s a good man without a busy nightlife? There are many clubs, bars and discos around Phuket where you can drink hard and party even harder.